RT (2019-02-16). CNN's Jim Acosta tweets vital news that Trump 'put on 4 pounds'... and gets savaged in replies. rt.com CNN's chief White House correspondent Jim Acosta tweeted some crucial information about US President Donald Trump's health on Thursday: that he has put on a whopping four pounds since his last checkup.

Peoples Dispatch (2019-02-16). Organizations from across the world call for solidarity with people of Yemen. peoplesdispatch.org Over 50 organizations expressed grave concern over the acute humanitarian crisis affecting Yemen. 14 million people or more are at risk of famine, and 22 million are in constant need of humanitarian aid

Rev. William Alberts (2019-02-15). Trump's Deceitful God-Talk at the Annual National Prayer Breakfast. counterpunch.org He avoided the Vietnam War with five deferments, said that his " 'personal Vietnam' " was "the danger he faced from getting sexually transmitted diseases," and that he was " 'lucky' " not "to have contracted diseases when he was sleeping around . . . with multiple women." He added, " 'It's a dangerous world More

IMEMC News (2019-02-15). Israeli Soldiers Injure 20 Palestinians In Gaza. imemc.org Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, the Great Return March processions, ongoing for the 47th consecutive week in the besieged Gaza Strip, and injured dozens of Palestinians, including at least twenty with live fire, one of them a child, who suffered a life-threatening injury. The Health Ministry in Gaza has confirmed that ...

teleSUR (2019-02-15). Madagascar: 1,000 Children Dead From Measles Since October. telesurenglish.net At least 922 children and young adults have died of the highly-contagious-yet-able-to-be-vaccinated disease, measles, in Madagascar since October of last year -- despite a huge emergency vaccination program, the World Health Organization (WHO) said Thursday. | RELATED: | Madagascar Court Declares New President Amid Fraud Allegations | The official number of deaths are likely to be very incomplete, said Dr. Katrina Kretsinger of WHO's expanded program on immunization, and it' s...

Mnar Muhawesh (2019-02-15). As Yemeni Fishermen Risk Their Lives to Feed Their Nation, Saudis Use Them for Target Practice. mintpressnews.com With neither its farmers nor fishermen safe from Saudi coalition attacks, famine has become a massive crisis in Yemen, further exacerbated by the coalition's blockade of the country which largely prevents food from being imported into the troubled nation.

teleSUR (2019-02-14). Venezuela Receives 933 Tons of Medical Aid From Allies Abroad. telesurenglish.net Sixty-four containers holding 933 tons of medical supplies, from gastrointestinal medication to prenatal vitamins, arrived from Venezuelan allies Thursday, the Health Ministry reported. | RELATED: | Cuba: US Planes Fly to Strategic Areas to Pressure Venezuela | Twenty-five million euros-worth of humanitarian aid was delivered to Puerto de la Guaira, Venezuela from international partners in Cuba, China, Russia, Palestine, Turkey, among others. | Over 22,570 units of spare parts f...

Democracy Now! (2019-02-12). Headlines for February 12, 2019. democracynow.org Negotiators Reach Tentative Border Funding Deal as Shutdown Looms, Trump and Beto O'Rourke Hold Rival Rallies in El Paso, Rep. Ilhan Omar Apologizes for Critical AIPAC Tweet, Report: 40% of Insects May Go Extinct in Near Future, Yemen: Grain Supplies at Risk of Rotting as Millions Face Famine Risk, Syria: Airstrikes in ISIS Stronghold Kill Scores of Civilians, Mexico: Veteran Radio Reporter Jesœs Ramos Rodr’guez Murdered, Mexico: LGBT Activist ˆìscar Cazorla Found Dead, Cameroon: Hospital Arson Kills At Least 4 Amid Mounting Violence, Honduran and Nepali TPS Holders Sue Trump Administration, WSJ: Nat'l Enq...

splcenter (2019-02-11). Judge: Alabama's prison system violates Eighth Amendment, "deliberately indifferent" to mental health of people in solitary confinement. splcenter.org In another stunning rebuke of Alabama's prison system, a federal judge ruled today that the Alabama Department of Corrections (ADOC) violated the Eighth Amendment and that it was "deliberately indifferent" in its failure to adequately monitor the mental health of incarcerated people in solitary confinement.

Shared by Hezvo Mpunga (2019-02-11). How Aggressive Policing Fuels America's Inequality Machine. therealnews.com The recent in-custody police death of Anton Black and inadequate civilian oversight in Baltimore reveal how the underlying imperative of policing in the U.S. is not public safety, but instead heightening the rampant inequality that continues to plague urban America

Ralph Nader (2018-12-24). A "Massive Outlaw" zcomm.org Interview on Single Payer, Climate Devastation, Impeachment...

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